|konntinent - all lines lead in|
It is always a pleasure to introduce a new name to the site, and Konntinent is no exception. Hailing from London, Konntinent (also known as Antony Harrison) arrives in true style with a four track EP of hauntingly beautiful soundscapes. 'All lines lead in' is a wholly remarkable EP, particularly striking is Konntinent's ability to weave a story into his music - the EP conveys a very definite feeling of beginning, middle and end, visiting upon eerie and unsettling amalgams of strings and field re...
Keywords: konntinent; serein; ambient; soundscape; antony harrison; guitar; drone
Downloads: 5,058 (1 review)
|Bas van Huizen - Wegwerpwee - Bas van Huizen|
Bas van Huizen is a sound and visual artist (video/animation) from Nijmegen the Netherlands. You may know him from his "Ontgalman"-release on test tube or from his physical releases on Etherkreet records. A label focusing on electroacoustic and improvised music, which he runs together with Ezra Jacobs. "Wegwerpwee" contains 8 tracks. According to Bas most of the material is older than "Ontgalman", but he mixed and remastered everything for this release...
Keywords: Bas van Huizen; ambient; experimental; electroacoustic
Downloads: 3,600 (1 review)
|Galun & Ilia Belorukov - Somnolence [ns65] - Galun & Ilia Belorukov|
Sergey Galunenko - beatbox, voice, electronics Ilia Belorukov - alto saxophone, laptop Sergey Galunenko (aka Galun) is a musician from Moscow/Russia who's known for his experiments with live beatboxing processed real-time with his laptop. Ilia Belorukov (b.1987) is a musician from Saint-Petersburg, Russia. He works in the direction of improvised, noise and electroacoustic music. He’s a member of different projects such as Wozzeck, Wooden Plants, Benzolnye Mertvecy, Punktieren and others...
Keywords: Galun; Ilia Belorukov; nexsound; electronics; saxophone; beatbox
Downloads: 346 (1 review)
|1000 Hours of Staring - The Seagull|
Hot on the heels of their debut EP at Serein, 'Cooperative Thread', it is time again to welcome 1000 Hours of Staring to the Serein catalogue. The lineup this time includes David Daranjo and Mike Kazantsis working alongside Mike Ramsey. This change in ranks marks also a distinct change in sound for the group, leaving behind the gentle melodies of 'Cooperative Thread' in favour of densely layered sound...
Keywords: 1000 hours of staring; the seagull; cantankerous seagull; serein; ambient; new age; drone
Downloads: 1,225 (2 reviews)
|Gunshae - The Lost Cascadian Suite [pan070] - James Graham, Lady Eve, Vanessa Stovall|
The Lost Cascadian Suite is Gunshae's celestial anthem for the Pacific Northwest, in four parts. This is a collection of sub-aquatic ambient for the tribes of the Cascadian revolution. Far more laden with sub-bass than anything Gunshae has done to date, The Lost Cascadian Suite is what happens when free improv collides with classical orchestral training and is topped off with a life long passion for sound system music...
Keywords: Ambient; Electronic
Downloads: 476 (2 reviews)
|French Teen Idol - Enlightened False Consciousness [LostChildren023] - Lost Children|
"Enlightened False Consciousness" is French Teen Idol's second release, following the 2005 self-titled debut album. Melancholic piano patterns, dreamy atmospheres, vocal samples and striking instrumental crescendos, some of the ingredients of French Teen Idol's debut album, are sill there, enriched by the continuous search for new musical solutions, including a more classical "song-structure" approach in some tracks...
Keywords: electronic; instrumental; ambient; post-rock; samples
Downloads: 99,169 (5 reviews)